Just a few from our range of books on Australian Tramways are these by David Keenan. Click on an image to see more detail

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Tram books - new

The Development of Government Transport in NSW

Something quite different

An E-book in USB flash drive form to be read on hand held tablet such as Kindle, iPad,  Oasis Kobo Clara etc.

History of NSW tramways from 1861 to 1961 over 300 photos many not before published.

Very easy to read, pick up put down, scroll through

$30.00

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Destination Waterfront City by Randall Wilson and Dale Budd

Newly published. A  guide to Melbourne's Trams focussing on tram types

76 pp.over 80 photos all colour. Many drawings and map

A very deep study of the  fleet of the world's largest tramway system

$60.00

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An Illustrated Tramway Atlas of Australia and New Zealand

By Hugh Ballment and Carl Segnit

It does not get much better than this.

A very elegantly presented work of much deep research, giving text description, attractive colour route map and period photos of each and every tramway.

Even Canberra and Gold Coast appear, as they now have a light rail system! Obscure lines such as Sorrento and Whanganui are described and mapped.

Hard cover

published 2018 Transit Australia. 120 pp. all colour exc. historic B&W 

$70.00

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More Tram Images by Hugh Ballment with free DVD

A journey through Australia and New Zealand

140 pp over 600 photos all colour exc. historic

Soft cover

Pictorial with captions

pub 2014 Transit Australia

 

$60.00

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Please Step Inside by Carl Segnit

92 pp. 150 photos all colour 

A nostalgic look at Australian tram systems, trams, depots, routes through some finely-composed shots

soft cover pub. 2016

$40.00

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Bondi to the Opera House

A high quality historical overview of the very large Sydney Tramway system.

96 PAGES ALL COLOUR  (except B&W originals).

hardcover

 

By Dale Budd and Randall Wilson, two highly respected tramway historians.

 An absorbing read with many photographs which will bear repeated scrutiny in detail.

Individual studies of each line, the tram types, the workshops and preservation.

 

$39.95

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Newcastle Trams Remembered

A pictorial review by Noel Reed and others. An unusual  story told through many fine photos.

Published  2017 Transit Australia

64 pages, over 150 photos all colour except for historic B&W. soft covers.

Each photo has a fully informative caption. Chapters are arranged to show the history of each line in the system.

Service cars are covered as well as every class of tram which operated in the city including  those during the lengthy steam era.

Many maps and timetable charts

$40.00

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Tramways of Sydney

by David Keenan

history and photos. Colour cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W

$30.00

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Tramways of Newcastle McCarthy, Keenan, Willson

The definitive work on the history of NSW Government tram services in Newcastle.

From steam to electric all rolling stock is meticulously detailed.

Maps of all routes covering all stages of development.

 

A rare book.

 

Hard cover, colour

138 pages over 100 pictures and maps mostly B&W.

$54.95

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The Western Lines

by David Keenan

 

history and photos. Colour cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W

$29.95

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The Rockdale and Enfield Lines

by David Keenan

 

history and photos. Colour cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W

$29.95

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The North Sydney Lines

by David Keenan

 

Deeply researched. A standard reference work for all aspects of this system which had lots of unique features: for example, an underground terminus.

 

history and photos. Colour cover
profusely illustrated B and W

$29.95

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The Manly Lines

by David Keenan

 

history and photos. Colour cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W

$29.95

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The South-Western Lines

by David Keenan

 

history and photos. Colour cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W

$29.95

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New Zealand Railway Tramway and Bus Bibliography. ed. Sean Millar

A researcher's dream. 646 books described which have been published  about NZ transport history,

covering the years from 1871 up to year 2000.  Guidance is given as to how to find and purchase books listed.

Indexed by:

Year of publication

Subject

Geographical area

Publisher

By title

Illustrated on some pages B&W. published 2000 by author

106 pages  A very impressive work of diligent compilation

$5.00

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